On Mon, 7 Jun 2004, Gerard Samuel wrote: > A few weeks ago, I purchased a network printer, but unfortunately, > I was unable to print to it from FreeBSD. > They (Brother), recently release LPR drivers for the printer, but > unfortunately, only as RPMs, intended for Linux distros. > I have installed the rpm port, but trying to extract it, gives me an error > about, being run on the wrong OS.
1. Install the linux compatibility stuff 2. run /compat/linux/bin/bash 3. do the rpm -i from within linux's bash. 4. exit the linux bash 5. use and enjoy :) Fer _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"